Monday 6 July, 2020

Two high-powered guns seized in St James

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The St James police are reporting the seizure of a high-powered rifle and a submachine gun during an operation in the parish on Thursday afternoon.

Bulletproof vests and masks were also reportedly seized during the operation.

Reports are that somewhere about 1:30 p.m., the police were on an operation in the Spring Mount section of St James when they dug up a section of the ground behind a premise and the weapons and the other contraband were found.

No one was arrested.

Investigations continue into the find and seizure.

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